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Fibroid

1-A benign tumor of the uterus.

2-Composed of fibrous tissue.


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Hmmm....

... for the various posts about the abdominal bloating/pain/weight gain. It could be IBS, thyroid problems, STDs, endometriosis (which can cause fibroid cysts in various areas of the body including: pelvic areas, gastrointestinal tract, bladder, etc.), celiac disease, or any number of other GI ...

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by ladykat324
Mon Nov 19, 2007 2:16 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
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YES

I am curious as to if any of you woman are having problems with uterous or ovaries? Like fibroid tumors? I read about them and its supposed to be genetic, but it isnt in my family. And only affects about 20% of woman. It has to do with screwed up estrogen production. ...

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by RANDY
Sun May 07, 2006 10:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5565562

The Fiber Disease

I am curious as to if any of you woman are having problems with uterous or ovaries? Like fibroid tumors? I read about them and its supposed to be genetic, but it isnt in my family. And only affects about 20% of woman. It has to do with screwed up estrogen production. ...

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by Linn
Sun May 07, 2006 2:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5565562

HELP!!!-weight

No I do not know for sure, but, they did find fibroid tumors on my ovaries. And we have elected to not opperate at this time. I do have intestinal problems too, that seem to be aggrevated by menses. If ther are fibroids growing that could do it ...

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by Linn
Fri Apr 28, 2006 10:06 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: HELP!!!-weight
Replies: 7
Views: 5252


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